The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER) requires users of work equipment to carry out risk assessment and provide work equipment that is suitable for its intended task and can be used without putting persons at risk. The PUWER Regulations cover any machinery, appliance, apparatus, tool or installation for use at work (whether exclusively or not) - effectively it is anything used at work.
This workshop will provide an overview of the PUWER Regulations and will provide guidance on how to meet your legal requirements.
Topics covered will include:
- An introduction to the PUWER Regulations
- Layout of PUWER Regulations
- Overview of individual regulations
- Review of other relevant regulations
- Q&A and Lunch